Jack Savoretti

by andrew on December 5, 2015

Jack Savoretti Launches National Cafe Tour at Caffe Nero in London - January 31, 2008

Birth Name: Giovanni Edgar C. Galletto Savoretti

Place of Birth: Westminster, London, England

Date of Birth: 10 October, 1983

Ethnicity:
*Italian (father)
*Polish Jewish (maternal grandfather), German (maternal grandmother)

Jack Savoretti is a British acoustic singer. He is the son of Ingrid A. M. (Hepner) and Guido Galletto-Savoretti.

Jack’s paternal grandfather was Giovanni Savoretti. Giovanni was from Genoa, Liguria, Italy.

Jack’s maternal grandparents were Edgar Hepner and Charlotte R. L. Budig.

In an Italian interview, Jack stated:

My father is Italian, my mother was born in England but her parents were “German-Polish”, her father was Polish Jewish, her mother was German. At the beginning of the ’30s this relationship wasn’t “trendy” so they escaped to Paris and London, where my mother was born.

Sources: Birth record of Jack Savoretti – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Jack’s parents – https://familysearch.org

Birth record of Jack’s mother – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Jack’s maternal grandparents, Edgar Hepner and Charlotte R. L. Budig – https://familysearch.org

http://www.islingtongazette.co.uk

Photo by Prphotos.com

{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

andrew December 6, 2015 at 8:01 am

Jack’s paternal grandfather was Giovanni Savoretti. He was from Genoa, Liguria, Italy.

follers December 5, 2015 at 7:43 pm

So Jack says in the interview that his grandfather was a Polish Jew and his grandmother was a German non-Jew?

andrew December 6, 2015 at 7:03 am

he said: “my father is Italian, my mother was born in England but his parents were “German-Polish”, her father was Polish Jewish, her mother was German. At the beginning of the 30s this relationship wasn’t “trendy” so they escaped to Paris and London, where my mother was born”

andrew December 6, 2015 at 7:03 am

*her parents

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